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In addition to providing large amounts of space and power in these growing metro locations, our xScale data centers will also act as the cornerstones for our expanding cloud ecosystem of more than 2,950 cloud and IT service providers. Platform Equinix® features more than 40% of the private on-ramps to the top global cloud service providers—more than any other provider. This enables hyperscalers to interconnect securely with 10,000 businesses on Platform Equinix via Equinix Fabric™ software-defined interconnection, meeting the growing demand for hybrid multicloud architectures.
Hyperscale providers can benefit from our commitment to using 100% clean and renewable energy across the Equinix global platform, which has resulted in significant increases in renewable energy coverage globally. We’ve continued to make advancements in the way we design, build and operate our data centers with high energy-efficiency standards, and we are targeting to have all Equinix xScale data centers to be LEED certified (or the equivalent regional certification).
Equinix has been building out data center infrastructure for CSPs and their partner networks and customers for more than 20 years. This new investment in global expansion will bring even more value to our customers. And in recognition of the innovation that Equinix brings to the hyperscale industry, we received the 2021 Datacloud Global Award for the Data Center Provider of the Year by BroadGroup™ for our xScale data centers!
The joint venture projects in today’s announcement are expected to close in several waves over the course of 2021, pending regulatory approval and other closing conditions, under the same terms as the previous agreements. In addition to the facilities mentioned above, we expect to announce three additional sites at a future date.
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The article highlights how Equinix infrastructure help on the process of improving latency for users and companies in the video game sector, also the relevance of products like Equinix Internet Exchange and Equinix Cloud Exchange Fabric.
The place-name \"INZAI\" is increasingly popular across the world data centre industry. It refers to Inzai City, Chiba Prefecture. Major data centre operators and cloud operators around the world, such as Google, are constructing huge data centres. The builder is Equinix Japan.
The byline talks about the new multiexperience trend and how interconnection can make the difference in user experience.
Data Center Knowledge has shared an article on Google Anthos’ use cases involving colocation data centers, calling out a focus on Equinix’s recent Anthos support on its bare-metal-as-a-service platform. The article is here: Google Anthos Is Starting to Make Inroads in Colocation Data Centers.
This article reports on an interview with Maria Sundvall, Managing Director of Equinix in Sweden, around Equinix’s recent partnership announcement with Google Cloud. It discusses how this collaboration with Google increases the scope and flexibility of Equinix’s offer; according to Sundvall: “it increases our opportunities to offer the absolute best solutions to our customers”.
"With Equinix, we can operate in close proximity to many of our top network service provider partners, with access to a platform that ensures the most streamlined path between our content and our end users."
"Equinix makes everything very easy for us because of the consistency across its global platform."